Sara has been with the Hunter Institute of Mental Health since 2009. She has a Bachelor of Social Science (Honours), majoring in Policy and Sociology from the University of New South Wales. Sara currently holds the position of Project Lead for the Suicide Prevention team.
Since joining the Hunter Institute of Mental Health, Sara has been involved in a number of project areas including the development of a framework for the promotion of mental health and wellbeing, the prevention of mental ill-health, and child and youth mental health.
Previously, Sara has held research and policy positions in health at both state and federal government levels.